Temporary Dream Cafe in Detroit brings social justice to the table

Detroit Free Press
Wednesday, Jun 13, 2018
Temporary Dream Cafe in Detroit brings social justice to the table

At this year's James Beard Foundation Awards — the Oscars of food, as they're known — women and chefs of color took home a historic number of awards in a reckoning not unlike the one that swept through the actual Oscars last year.

But the accolades and newfound media attention bestowed upon historically marginalized restaurant professionals mean little if they don't lead to structural changes that address the pervasive inequities of what's still very much a male-dominated, Euro-centric industry.